Advanced Care at Home is a care model that delivers innovative, comprehensive, and complex care to patients—all from the comfort of home via a new technology platform. Through advanced care at home, patients with conditions previously managed in a hospital will have the option to transition to a home setting and receive compassionate, high-quality virtual and in-person care and recovery services.
Advanced Care at Home is located within the Division of Hospital Internal Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Florida, which specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of multiple conditions including but not limited to hypertension, diabetes, heart failure, COPD, sepsis, and bowel obstructions in complex medical patients. Experience with the medical management of organ transplant and advanced cancer patients are encouraged. The team provides innovative, comprehensive care for both routine diagnosis as well as critically ill patients. We are an intricate part in the co-management with other specialties to ensure positive patient outcomes. In addition, we are involved with evidence based research and publishing for the advancement scientific medicine.
The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant works cooperatively with MD's, other APP’s, RN's and other allied health personnel performing the following tasks in any authorized setting, including the home setting:
-Obtaining patient history
-Performing physical examinations
-Ordering and performing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures
-Formulating a diagnostic impression
-Developing and implementing a treatment plan
-Monitoring effectiveness of therapeutic interventions
-Offering counseling and education to meet patient needs
-Making appropriate referrals
-Maintains prescribing and dispensing privileges in Florida.
-Demonstrates ability to assess data reflective of patient's status and appropriately interprets information relative to patient's age-specific needs.
In addition to the above requirements, 100% of days worked require travel and involve hospital-based shifts.